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BR-Result

EGAS, EGPC 2018 Bid Rounds results announced with 12 blocks awarded

Posted: February 13, 2019 at 3:10 am   /   Oil & Gas

Shell wins big in Egypt: Supermajor lands five blocks in latest bid round, while ExxonMobil makes debut. Royal Dutch Shell, Eni, BP and Exxon Mobil were among the winners in one of Egypt’s largest ever oil and gas exploration tenders on Tuesday, as the country looks to sustain an investment upswing spurred by major discoveries. […]

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DEA

DEA awarded new exploration licence in the Nile Delta Onshore Egypt

Posted: February 13, 2019 at 3:03 am   /   Oil & Gas

German upstream company is back to exploration in Egypt! The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) has awarded one new licence to DEA in its 2018 Bid Round. The East Damanhour exploration block (originally offered as Block 10) is covering 1,418 square kilometres and is located west of the Disouq development leases, where DEA is […]

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Edison

Edison relinquishes its gas exploration rights in two Mediterranean concessions

Posted: December 19, 2018 at 1:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Italy’s Edison has forfeited its natural gas exploration rights in North East concessions Hapi and Theqa, local news reported. A new international tender for the concessions will be launched next year, an Oil Ministry source said, without specifying a time frame. Edison signed a USD 86 mn agreement with EGAS in January 2017 for E&P […]

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Rosneft

Rosneft applies for natural gas import license in Egypt

Posted: December 2, 2018 at 1:11 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Russian energy giant Rosneft has begun the process of acquiring a license to import natural gas, sources told Al Mal on Thursday. The company has apparently received preliminary approval from the government to form a JV with a local entity for the activity, they added. If true, the move indicates that not only is the […]

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Faramid

EGAS agrees to purchase gas from Eni’s Faramid at $2.6/MMBtu

Posted: October 18, 2018 at 12:42 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) reportedly agreed to purchase natural gas produced from Eni’s Faramid South asset at USD 2.6/MMBtu, sources from EGAS said. The well, which is in Eni’s East Obayed concession in the Western Desert, has been closed pending Eni reaching an agreement with Royal Dutch Shell over the terms of […]

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Hoegh Gallant

Egypt, Höegh LNG rework FSRU Gallant contract

Posted: October 16, 2018 at 4:26 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Höegh, EGAS rework FSRU Höegh Gallant deal. Höegh LNG said it has decided to amend the Höegh Gallant FSRU time charter with Egypt Natural Gas Holdings Company (EGAS). Under the amended contract, the Höegh Gallant will be chartered as an LNG carrier to a third party, and EGAS will compensate for the rate difference between […]

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EGAS 2018 Bid Round

EGAS announces extension of closing date for 2018 Bid Round

Posted: August 11, 2018 at 8:55 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) announces the Change of the closing date of its 2018 International Bid Round for 16 blocks. The closing date is extended from Monday 8th of October, 2018 to Thursday 29th of November, 2018. (Source: EGAS)

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LNG

Egypt awards six LNG cargoes to Swiss traders via competitive tender

Posted: June 22, 2018 at 1:14 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Co. (EGAS) has awarded six of the nine LNG cargoes it has put out to tender to Swiss traders Trafigura, Vitol, and Gunvor, Reuters reported on Wednesday. Trafigura will supply three cargoes, while Gunvor will provide two and Vitol one, with the shipments all likely to be priced above $11/MMBtu. Egypt […]

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Mubadala Pet

Eni completes sale of 10% stake in Shorouk concession to Mubadala Petroleum

Posted: June 20, 2018 at 10:52 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni has finalized a 10% stake sale in the Shorouk concession to Mubadala Petroleum, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company. The Shorouk concession is offshore Egypt, where the supergiant Zohr gas field is located. Eni, through its subsidiary IEOC, now holds a 50% stake of the Contractor’s Share, while Rosneft holds 30%, BP 10% […]

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LNG

Egypt buys initial LNG volumes through a 9 cargo tender – trade sources

Posted: June 19, 2018 at 1:25 pm   /   Oil & Gas

** Egyptian Natural Gas Holding has likely purchased a portion of the nine liquefied natural gas (LNG) cargoes it sought via a tender for delivery between July and August, trade sources said. ** Estimated prices for the cargoes range upward of $11 per million British thermal units (mmBtu), or around 15 percent of a barrel […]

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